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Challenge filed to stay in gay-marriage case

Aug 21, 2014 4:45pm

A pending challenge to Utah’s ban on gay marriage does not justify putting a hold on a challenge to Arkansas’ ban, according to attorneys for same-sex couples who brought the challenge in Arkansas...

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Hobby Lobby ruling fuels heated Senate debate

Jul 03, 2014 10:48am

WASHINGTON — A divided Supreme Court ruled Monday that certain privately held companies can — based on religious beliefs — avoid some contraceptive mandates of the Affordable Care Act.

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Experts don’t see sellout for marshals coin

Jul 03, 2014 10:49am

WASHINGTON — A commemorative coin set for release next year by the U.S. Mint likely won’t have strong enough sales to raise the $5 million in surcharges that could go to the U.S. Marshals Museum...

Governor calls special session

Jun 26, 2014 10:30am

Gov. Mike Beebe issued a call Tuesday to bring the Arkansas General Assembly into a special session to provide funding that will open more inmate beds and improve the viability of the Public...

Report: Children may be better served at home

Jun 26, 2014 10:08am

Too many children enter foster care for a very short period of time. Removal from the home and placement in foster care can be a traumatic experience for a child, and the state is looking at ways...

State jobless rate down slightly

Jun 26, 2014 10:05am

Arkansas’ unemployment rate decreased two-tenths of a percentage point to 6.4 percent in May, according to labor statistics released Friday.

“The rate has decreased for eight consecutive...

Lawsuit targets chiropractic ‘runners’

Jun 26, 2014 10:03am

Attorney General Dustin McDaniel on Monday filed a lawsuit seeking to halt what he alleges is the deceptive marketing of chiropractic services to accident victims.

McDaniel filed the suit in...

Traffic crackdown planned over holiday

Jun 26, 2014 10:03am

Arkansas law enforcement agencies will increase sobriety checkpoints and patrols as part of a two-week crackdown on drunken driving and speeding that will begin Saturday, the Arkansas State Police...

Tips to remember child is in car

Jun 26, 2014 10:02am

No parent wants to believe they could accidentally leave their kid in a hot car during the summer. But it happens every year, and it happens to good parents who love their children very much.

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House call

Jun 26, 2014 10:01am

Q: What makes it necessary to need a liver transplant?

A: It is impossible to live without a properly working liver. It is the largest organ in the body and is

responsible for...

National register lists 5 new Arkansas sites

Jun 26, 2014 10:18am

Five Arkansas properties have been listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the country’s official list of historically significant properties, according to the Arkansas Historic...

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